| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:45 PM
Casey Affleck will play Meriwether Lewis and Matthias Schoenaerts will play William Clark in "Lewis and Clark," a new six-hour miniseries greenlighted by HBO on Friday.
The miniseries also boasts an all-star roster of executive producers, including...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Time Warner chairman-CEO Jeff Bewkes has opened the conglom's investor presentation with a bold promise to double earnings growth over the next several years.
Bewkes opened the session Wednesday at Time Warner Center by stressing that the company has a...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox recently approached Time Warner about merging the two companies in a deal valued at $80 billion, but the offer was rebuffed.
In a statement, 21st Century Fox said it made a formal offer to Time Warner,...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Wall Street is waiting for Rupert Murdoch's next move.
Even though Time Warner said it wasn't interested in being acquired by Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, most investors believe that Murdoch and his team would continue their pursuit of the prize....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Turner Broadcasting has launched a significant round of cost-cutting, with plans to eliminate several hundred workers.
The move, announced Tuesday, comes after a nearly three-month review of the business initiated by John Martin, who earlier this year...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:49 AM
The Carters must really love the Sinatras.
Encouraged perhaps by her husband Jay Z's openly Frank-style swagger, Beyoncé channels a serious Nancy vibe in a trailer for the couple's upcoming HBO concert special, singing "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)"...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Dave Grohl is getting back into the record business.
After spending much of last year promoting his documentary "Sound City," in which the Foo Fighters frontman examined the importance of a seemingly modest Van Nuys recording studio, Grohl announced...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Time Warner reported results for its second financial quarter after outmaneuvering Rupert Murdoch's takeover play and shedding its publishing business.
Despite the corporate drama, it was a stronger quarter than expected. Driven primarily by the...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A group of geckos shot into space by Russia to monitor their sex habits in zero gravity have died.
The geckos, made famous largely by a segment during "Last Week Tonight With John Oliver," were found dead inside a capsule when the Foton-M satellite...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Grappling with ratings doldrums and increased competition, Turner Broadcasting plans to cut several hundred workers as part of an overhaul of its operations.
On Tuesday, the Atlanta cable TV programmer notified employees that it was offering buyouts...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:19 AM
"A love letter to the history of American music."
That's what Dave Grohl calls the upcoming Foo Fighters album in a just-released trailer for "Sonic Highways," an HBO series that will document the record's creation.
To make the record, also titled...